Rising Brazilian Psych Outfit Returns To San FranciscoBrazilian neo-psych outfit channels the sounds of Tropicalia forebears Os Mutantes and Gilberto Gil when they return to San Francisco for this headlining show at the Swedish American Hall Saturday.
Rock Guitar Great Adrian Belew Brings Quartet To Bay AreaA guitarist who has performed and recorded with a who's who of rock giants over the past four decades including Frank Zappa, David Bowie and King Crimson, six-string hero Adrian Belew brings his current quartet to the Bay Area for shows in SF and Mill Valley.
Unhinged Surf Band Comes To Knockout In San FranciscoA band whose literally incendiary live show has earned them a reputation as a can't miss acts, masked instrumental outfit Daikaiju returns to San Francisco Wednesday when it tops a three-band bill at the Knockout.
CBS SF Talks To Torche Singer/Guitarist Steve BrooksTorche singer/guitarist Steve Brooks recently spoke with CBS SF about the band's acclaimed new effort 'Admission' ahead of two upcoming Northern California dates at the Starline Social Club in Oakland and Harlow's in Sacramento.
British Hard-Rock Giants Headline WarfieldOne of the most influential British bands from the '70s brings their current Long Goodby Tour to the Warfield Sunday when hard-rock icons Deep Purple come to San Francisco.
Local Psych Rock Heroes Headline The ChapelBay Area guitar hero Ethan Miller leads his powerhouse psychedelic roots rock outfit Howlin Rain through songs from throughout the band's career at the Chapel in San Francisco this Friday.
3-Day Fest Celebrates Beer, Bowling And Metal In CupertinoAn epic celebration of metal, bowling and hopped beverages, Bowling and Beers in Hell brings an array of notable heavy acts including Holy Grove, Kook, Pound and many more to Cupertino this weekend.
CBS SF Talks To King Crimson Bassist Tony LevinLongtime King Crimson bassist Tony Levin recently answered some questions for CBS SF regarding the band's current 50th anniversary tour ahead of their two dates at the Fox Theater starting Thursday.
Rising Aussie Psych Band Returns To San FranciscoRising Australian band the Psychedelic Porn Crumpets return to San Francisco Friday night to play songs from their latest album, 'And Now for the Whatchamacallit' at Slim's.
Heavy Music Mavericks Return To Berkeley's CornerstoneA groundbreaking heavy rock band that has shaped the sound of punk and metal for over 35 years, the Melvins bring their current tour with punk power-pop pioneers Redd Kross to the Cornerstone in Berkeley Sunday.
Colorado Punk-Roots Band Yawpers Returns To Bay AreaDenver-based country/blues-punk trio the Yawpers plays songs from their most recent album 'Human Question' when it returns to the Bay Area for shows in San Francisco and Santa Cruz this week.
Talented Songwriter/Guitar Hero Lands In OaklandAcclaimed onetime Austin, TX-based songwriter and guitar slinger Ian Moore returns to his former Bay Area stomping grounds this week for a show Yoshi's promoting his most recent EP, 'Toronto.'
Sacramento Garage Rockers Make Triumphant Return To SFOne of Northern California's preeminent purveyors of unhinged garage rock, Sacramento band Th' Losin Streaks come back to San Francisco to headline the Knockout Friday night.
Psychedelic Summit Takes Over The ChapelTwo top-flight neo-psych bands share the stage at the Chapel in San Francisco's Mission when local heroes Lumerians and Carlton Melton play the venue Friday night.
Noisy Post-Punk Band Plays The KnockoutNoisy, blues-tinged local punk band Musk headlines the Knockout Thursday night with like-minded SF acts Blank Square and the Tunnel.